Code Name Verity

By Elizabeth Wein. Read by Morven Christie and Lucy Gaskell. 2012. 10hr. Bolinda, CD, $59.97 (9781742857640); DD, $39.97 (9781742857657). Gr. 9–12.


This audio depicting the horror of WWII, as seen through the eyes of two friends, double-agent Verity (one of many names she goes by) and fearless British pilot Maddie (code name Kitty Hawk), is masterfully voiced by Christie and Gaskell (portraying Verity and Maddie, respectively) in authentic accents, dialects, and expressions of emotion. Produced by Bolinda, the audio is distributed by Brilliance Audio. (Top of the List winner–Audio.)




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Booklist Editors' Choice: Media 2012 - Selection(s)